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12 Points that Help Jess Reclaim her Passion—#6

Each month, author Jess Cleeves shares 12 of her most important points of advice on reclaiming passion. Even in a world where educators are universally esteemed (which is not, unfortunately, our world), there is no way for anyone to fully know what…


Kate’s 12 Moments of Inspiration—#3

We invited author and holistic mentor Kate Brenton to talk more about what has inspired her. Here she shares a series of 12 short stories that sparked her creativity. Look out for a new story every month! Empowering Intuition I…


12 Points That Help Jess Reclaim Her Passion—#4

Each month, author Jess Cleeves shares 12 of her most important points of advice on reclaiming passion. We are explicitly taught that developing meaningful teaching expertise requires a rejection of our own needs. Rather than subscribing to the martyr-educator model, it’s our…


How to listen: Stories of a Hawaiian student

A story about listening, from the archives of my teaching in the middle of the Pacific. We often say that children have so much to teach us; however, talking is not what creates change: it is listening and learning. This…